Matu’s multicourse meat menu in Beverly Hills is all too satisfying

Matū (mah-too) is for the meat lover, for the one who only puts the best ingredients into their body. Matu serves 100% grass-fed wagyu – not from Japan, but from First Light Farms of New Zealand.  Upon valet arrival at 239 S Beverly Drive in Beverly Hills, a guest leaving lets me know she has come every week from Pacific Palisades to this new buzzing, … Continue reading Matu’s multicourse meat menu in Beverly Hills is all too satisfying

Carlsbad, easy Southern California living 

A little more than an hour’s drive from Malibu midday (or perhaps a short Metrolink ride for you), we found ourselves in Carlsbad for a winter weekend. The small southern California town in North San Diego County is 87 miles south of LA on the water. With no expectations of what the area might be like, we never imagined to repeatedly ask, “Why doesn’t Malibu … Continue reading Carlsbad, easy Southern California living 

4 Seasonal LA Weather Tips If You’re New to the LA Area

Moving somewhere new is an adventure, especially if you’ve never been there before or have no idea what to expect of the place. Los Angeles, California, is well-known for being a tourist attraction and a city with so much to offer everyone who sets foot in it. Over 13 million people live in the Los Angeles area, proving that it’s more than just a destination … Continue reading 4 Seasonal LA Weather Tips If You’re New to the LA Area

Keep summer strong with these sunny products

Summa summa time! Keep the summer vibes going all yearlong with some of these alluring new products perfect for your summer escapades.  Seaside Collection from IsabelleGrace Show off your beachy personality and style with jewelry that reflects summer like the handcrafted Boho Wood Bracelet set or the Gold Cowrie Shell Bracelet. Add color to your bracelet stack with a gold Color Pop Puka Shell Bracelet.  … Continue reading Keep summer strong with these sunny products

5 Tips for Making Friends in LA

Making friends in a big city like Los Angeles can be daunting, to say the least. Where do you look? How do you start? It’s not like you can host interviews or put an ad in the paper.  No, you must put yourself out there and start meeting new people again. Of course, even then, there are an overwhelming number of activities and events to … Continue reading 5 Tips for Making Friends in LA

Shiseido Malibu Beach House celebrates new products with 3 days of events

The Shiseido Malibu Beach House celebrated in major style with Nobu dinners, fitness sessions, pool bashes, and dinner soirees at a glamorous Malibu home hanging over the Pacific Ocean. Nine events over 3 days included guests using and taking home numerous Shiseido product like the Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate Serum and the Shiseido Sun Care Line.   On Thursday, July 22 LaLaScoop attended a special outdoor dinner party with … Continue reading Shiseido Malibu Beach House celebrates new products with 3 days of events

Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit comes to Hollywood July 31

The original awe-inspiring Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit will celebrate its grand opening in LA this July 31, 2021, at the iconic former Amoeba Music Building at 6400 Sunset Blvd. in Hollywood. The exhibit’s highly anticipated LA opening comes on the heels of massively successful launches in Toronto, Chicago, San Francisco and New York with more than 2 million tickets sold to the original Immersive Van … Continue reading Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit comes to Hollywood July 31

8 LA Businesses Still Taking COVID-19 Precautions

Recently, county leaders made it official — restaurants in the L.A. area no longer need to follow COVID-19 protocols as a matter of law. Folks who can’t wait to return to crowded venues celebrate the change.  However, if you remain unvaccinated or run an increased risk of severe complications from contracting the virus, you might feel frustrated. Please take heart. The law doesn’t say that … Continue reading 8 LA Businesses Still Taking COVID-19 Precautions

5 Tips to Set Yourself Up for Financial Success Living in LA

If you want financial success, few places offer more opportunities than L.A. You’ll find a thriving job market and multiple avenues for your small business launch if you have an entrepreneurial mindset.  You can afford the laid-back California lifestyle of your dreams with a little planning and a lot of hard work. Here are five tips for setting yourself up for financial success in L.A.  … Continue reading 5 Tips to Set Yourself Up for Financial Success Living in LA

Easy Ways to Spruce Up Your Apartment or Home

More people are spending time at home with the recent west coast heatwave and the pandemic allowing people to continue to work from home, so why not enliven your space with some easy tips? Create your own sanctuary that fits your style – on a budget. But first, to protect your investment, it is important to safeguard your belongings with a reliable renter’s insurance plan – especially with … Continue reading Easy Ways to Spruce Up Your Apartment or Home